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December 1-5, 2014
RELIGION: Chapter 7 WE WORSHIP GOD
Vocabulary- adore, worship
MASS: 5th graders are readers and cantors this week.
PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL:
READING: The story for the week is called A Place Called Freedom. It is an AR test and it will be taken on Tuesday after the class discussion of the story.
Vocabulary- fretted, gourd, plantation, settlement, sunrise, weary
Leveled readers are: Green—Walking in Beauty--(THURSDAY)
Red—Teeny’s Great Inventions-(FRIDAY)
Blue—Aboard the Underground Railroad--(WEDNESDAY)
ORAL READING: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Spelling pretest will be on MONDAY over the following words:
The final test will be on FRIDAY!!!
Look over theSpellingcity website. The students are able to play all the games that are available.
SPELLING WORDS are: freed, hugged, emptied, figured, budding, carried, believed, dimmed, studied, providing, shedding, sledding, magnified, wedged, rotting, varied, arrived, plugging, rising, celebrated
CHALLENGE WORDS are:fretted, gourd, plantation, settlement, sunrise
MATH: Chapter 8 Division
*Division with Remainders
*Regroup in Division
*Divide Multiples of 10, 100, 1000
The following students are starting their división math facts: MORGAN, ANNE, HARPER, EMILY
SOCIAL STUDIES: STATEHOOD OF INDIANA
*Indiana becomes 19th state of the United States on December 11, 1816!!!!
*The class will be working on a project in the classroom learning about the
steps it took for Indiana to become a state!!
*The class did an excellent job on their Indian projects!!! Wow, the powerpoint slideshows were fantastic.
**There are 3 weeks left in the quarter, which means 3 weeks left to get your points/comprehension in for the AR incentives!!!! READ READ READ!!!!
The students who have already made their points are the following: HARPER, MORGAN, EMILY, CLARK, ANNE, IZZY
***Crusader’s Champions will be celebrated on Monday, November 24, 2014. The following students enjoying an hour of fun are the following: ANNE, EMILY, ELENI, MORGAN, HELEN, HANNAH, IZZY, KILEY, EMMA, CONNOR, HARPER, NORAH
****I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with your family and friends.
***GREAT WEBSITES TO USE AT HOME:
X-TRA MATH FACTS
******STUDENT OF THE MONTH*******
SEPTEMBER: EMILY GARCIA
OCTOBER: HARPER SMITH
NOVEMBER: ANNE BLAKE
*******STUDENT OF THE WEEK*******
NORAH SMITHA-------December 1-5, 2014
EMMA RICHARDS---------November 10-14, 2014
KEATON VOREIS----------November 3-6, 2014
ANNE BLAKE---------------OCTOBER 13-17, 2014
TROY STATCZAR----------OCTOBER 6-10, 2014
MORGAN LANGFELDT---SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 3, 2014
CONNOR SCHMIEDLIN---SEPTEMBER 8-12, 2014
HELEN MACWILLIAMS—SEPTEMBER 2-5, 2014
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